Tag: MV-22 Osprey

Arriving aboard Pre-Commissioning Unit Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) Marine One was escorted by U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft Taken on Mar. 2, 2017 the interesting photos in this post show President of the United States (POTUS) Donald J. Trump arriving aboard Pre-Commissioning Unit Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) on Marine One for a tour of the ship. The president...
This training mission was the first time in U.S. Air Force history that 10, CV-22s flew in formation simultaneously Taken on Feb. 3, 2017, the impressive video in this post features four CV-22s from the 20th Special Operations Squadron (SOS) at Cannon Air Force Base (AFB) and 6 from the 8th SOS at Hurlburt Field flying in formation over Hurlburt...
The MV-22 impacted shallow reef, so it wasn’t really on land, but it also wasn’t in the ocean. It was a unique environment. As reported by major media outlets on Dec. 13, 2016 an MV-22 Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft with Marine Aircraft Group 36, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing crash-landed in shallow water 0.6 miles (1km) off the coast of Nago in...